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Geany 1.24 (unreleased)

    * Add experimental support for GTK3.
    * Add support for loading CTags and Vi tags files.
    * Save configuration when plugin manager dialog is closed.

    Bug fixes
    * Fix many small memory leaks (many of them found by Pavel Roschin).
    * Fix stopping of some spawned commands.
    * Fix cursor position and selection after comment toggling (#3576431).
    * Fix truncated output of ``--list-documents`` command-line option.
    * Fix launching a new instance when ``--list-documents`` is passed and
      no other instance is running.

    * Fix custom GTK styles under KDE (#3607935).
    * Add Find entries in the Symbol List popup menu (#3608278).
    * Flatten-out the View menu.
    * Add a button to directly configure a plugin's keybindings in the
      plugin manager (Pavel Roschin)

    * Update Scintilla to version 3.3.6.
    * Fix Reflow to follow Line breaking behavior (Eugene Arshinov).
    * Fix unfolding the very last line in a level (#1007).
    * Fix commenting the very last line in some situations.

    * Fix bulk Search & Replace not to match replacements.

    * Add CUDA filetype (PR#147, Benjamin Chrétien).
    * Add Rust filetype (PR#181, SiegeLord).
    * Add Batch filetype (canou).
    * Add Graphviz filetype (PR#125, Miro Hrončok).
    * Add PowerShell filetype (Igor Shaula).
    * Add Clojure fieltype (PR#92, Hoàng Minh Thắng).
    * Many improvements to the PHP tag parser.
    * Update PHP global tags file (PR#137, John Long).
    * Fix Asciidoc parser recognition of open block as underline.
    * Fix symbol list entry for Asciidoc headers containing a dot.
    * SQL parsing improvements.
    * Extend list of recognized keywords for SQL.
    * Fix SQL single-line comment marker (#997).
    * Fix parsing of some JavaScript constructors.
    * Fix parsing a JavaScript regular expression in a return statement.
    * Parse Java annotations with parameters (#924, Braden Walters).
    * Display Java enums in the symbol list.
    * Fix parsing of C++ static_assert.
    * Fix parsing of typed enums in C# and C++.
    * Fix parsing of Frotran "forall" blocks and procedure pointers
      (Alexander Eberspächer).
    * Fix parsing of complex Cython types.
    * Fix re-parsing Objective-C code.
    * Fix parsing of Verliog initializers.
    * Fix displaying of quoted Bash HereDoc delimiters (#952).
    * Add some HTML5 keywords (Duncan de Wet).
    * Add Erlang snippets and a template (PR#157, Fabio Ticconi).
    * Haskell highlighting improvements (kudah).
    * Add Matlab class keywords (PR#136, Felix Totir).
    * Fix argument list on some Python constructors.
    * Fix R indenting to use braces.
    * Display R sources and libraries in the symbol list.

    * Make date templates translatable (Christian Dywan).
    * Update translations: de, eu, he, it, lt, sl, sv

    * Add plugin_builder_connect_signals().

    * Fix infinite pagination when printing (#961).

Geany 1.23.1 (May 19, 2013)

    Bug fixes
    * Fix custom styles under KDE and for people using gtk-chtheme
      (corrects tab coloring, #3607935).
    * Fix broken opening files from command line on Windows (#3613096).

Geany 1.23 (March 10, 2013)

    * Various fixes to language theming (#3573213).
    * Various Windows makefile fixes.
    * Rewrite printing code (#2629121, #2804000, #3475444, #3580268,
    * Use the Geany icon from the theme (#3576695).
    * Make Geany-specific icons themeable.

    Bug fixes
    * Fix too aggressive scope caching (#2142789, #2667917, #2868850).
    * Fix showing project name in the Documents sidebar.
    * Fix opening filenames with leading or trailing spaces from the
      command line into a running instance.
    * Fix re-opening files with unknown but detected encoding
      (#3509407, #3605293).
    * Fix crash when loading a broken or incompatible VTE library.
    * Report scope including classes, namespaces and alike (#1996778).
    * Fix cancelling Project Close when showing the unsaved changes
    * Only use "allow_always_save" setting for direct user interaction
      (Quentin Glidic).
    * Fix some keybinding not getting properly displayed in the menus
      after being updated (#1912683, #3599251).
    * Make Terminal tool setting more flexible to support any terminal.
    * Fix replacing file name in files header upon save.
    * Fix UAC Virtualization issue on newer Windows versions when trying
      to save files to read-only locations (#3566329, #3515490).

    * Control-click on the symbols sidebar don't focus the editor.
    * Add an option to place the message window on the right.
    * Fix display of non-ASCII tags in the symbols tree for non-UTF-8
    * Replace 'Open file in a new tab' save dialog option with new
      'Document->Clone' menu item.
    * Fix clashing button mnemonic in detect/reload dialog (#3587465).
    * Grab focus in the embedded terminal upon middle click (#3574724).
    * Add support for embedded terminal background image (Mislav

    * Update Scintilla to version 3.2.3 (#2808638, #2909124, #3094431,
      #3233160, #3540469).
    * Properly indent even if the indenting character isn't the last
    * Always display text in LTR direction.
    * Improve collapsing fold behavior when start point is offscreen.
    * Faster squiggle underlining.
    * Fix multiline comments at end of file (#3026691).
    * Keep caret and anchor position upon indent and unindent
    * Complete on dash (-) too in CSS documents.
    * Make wordchars have precedence over whitespacechars (#3429368).
    * Fix cursor position after comment toggling with no selection
    * Fix reshowing calltip after autocompletion list closed.
    * Fix uncommenting multiline comments when cursor is on a delimiter.
    * Clear search markers on Mark All keybinding when already set.
    * Never strip trailing spaces from Diff documents.
    * Reduce unnecessary redraws when typing (Evandro Borracini).
    * Fix comment toggling inside PHP and HTML with bottom-up selection.

    * 'Mark All' now also uses the fully-featured PCRE engine
    * Only set Find in Files directory once per-document.
    * Fix a crash when matching the very last character of the document.
    * Fix search and replacement of empty matches.
    * Fix a possible crash when searching on a range.

    * Add keybinding for 'Go to Start of Display Line' (#3182425).
    * Allow to change the keybinding for 'Quit'.

    * Parse '!' char in D parameter lists.
    * Fix parsing of Haskell comments inside a type (#3552129).
    * Fix Cython auto indentation.
    * Add more keywords to Forth (Oco).
    * Add some missing Haxe keywords (#3448664).
    * Add some missing CSS3 keywords (Trong Thanh Tran).
    * Add some missing D keywords (#3595187) (Felix Totir).
    * Fix a crash parsing some C macros (#3556536).
    * Update some Python keywords.
    * Update Python global tags file.
    * Show VHDL blocks in the symbol list.
    * Fix ruby scope after "do" (#3046418).
    * Fix parsing of ruby keywords when followed by a semicolon
    * Lots of JavaScript symbols parsing improvements (#2992393,
      #3034303, #3034339, #3036476, #3398636, #3470609, #3568542,
      #3570192, #3571233).
    * Use "scala" extension for Scala (#3574723).
    * Fix parsing of reStructuredText titles containing UTF-8
      characters (#3578050).
    * Parse C++11 final classes (#3577559).
    * Parse C++11 enums with type specifier and classed enums
    * Fix highlighting of C++11 raw strings (#3578557).
    * Fix parsing of colons in D (#3577788).
    * Fix parsing of D 'static assert' (#3582833).
    * Parse scope for D nested template blocks (#3582833).
    * Ignore D angle brackets.
    * Fix reStructuredText comment marker (#3585377).
    * Add Asciidoc filetype.
    * Fix parsing of Python keywords followed by a tab (\t).
    * Add more HTML5 self-closing tags (Duncan de Wet).
    * Update default D template to use a more standard prototype for
    * Fix improperly translated string in Pascal template (#3602314).
    * Add Go language filetype (tomboy64).

    * Export: Fix missing linking on libm (Chow Loong Jin)
    * File Browser: Backspace now moves to parent directory.

    * Fix plugin_add_toolbar_item() insertion order (#3522755)
      (Dimitar Zhekov).

    * Fix spawning synchronous commands on Windows.
    * Show Find in Files status summary.
    * Add icon to the Explorer context menu item.

    * Add translations: et, eu, he, hi, sr
    * Update translations: ca, cs, de, es, fi, gl, it, kk, lt, nl,
                           pt_BR, ru, sv, sl, tr
    * Fix a crash when using the Turkish translation (#3560181).

Geany 1.22 (June 18, 2012)

    * Bump dependencies to GTK >= 2.16 and GLib >= 2.20.
    * Switch to Glade 3 and dynamically loaded XML UI description.
    * Rewrite theming support for better flexibility.
    * Add support for opening files read-only from the command line.
    * Always load the default session if configured to do so.
    * Make all filetypes use named styles to simplify color scheme
    * Make 'Replace Spaces by Tabs' only match leading spaces to
      preserve alignment.

    Possibly incompatible changes
    * Theming and filetype style changes mean old filetypes and color
      schemes are not compatible with this version of Geany.
    * There are some default keybinding changes but these will only
      apply to newly created configurations.
    * Changes to the "project-dialog*" signals may affect plugins.

    Bug fixes
    * Fix escaping of session file paths (#3425969).
    * Fix closing when minimized under Windows (#3421282).
    * Properly handle remote URIs received through drag 'n drop
      (#2966770, #3479567).
    * Fix build with bleeding-edge GLib (#3483388).
    * Fix color scheme selection in Ubuntu Unity (#3479674).
    * Fix very slow regex tag parsing on Windows (e.g. for HTML).
    * Fix detecting a changed file on disk when opening from
      the command-line (Windows).
    * Fix quick search entry behavior on Windows.
    * Fix keybindings conflicts check when swapping a binding.
    * Fix comments insertion in some cases (#3449635, #3534320).
    * Add missing Windows mio makefile.

    * Split "always wrap search and hide find dialog" pref into
      "always wrap search" and "hide find dialog" (Dimitar Zhekov).
    * Add Project Properties overrides for 'Saving files' prefs.
    * Add hidden VTE preference "send_cmd_prefix" to prefix commands sent
      to the VTE. (See the manual for details).

    * Add support for switching to the last used document after closing
      a tab (Jiří Techet).
    * Improve the tab switching dialog for better usability (Jiří Techet).
    * Add support for user-defined labels for 'Send Selection to'
      custom commands.
    * Fix sidebar width when on the right (#3514436).
    * Use case-insensitive document list path comparison on Windows.
    * Replace Color Schemes menu with custom dialog.
    * Show selected line count on status bar when whole lines are

    * Update Scintilla to version 2.29.
    * Add a "join lines" command (Eugene Arshinov).
    * Hide autocompletion when the only entry has been typed (#3516212).

    * Add full PCRE regular expressions support.
    * Extra options passed to grep through Find in Files now follows a
      real shell-style syntax (#3516263).
    * Search pattern length is no longer limited to 248 characters.
    * Fix showing Find/Replace regex compile errors on the status bar.

    * Add Project New/Open/Properties/Close keybindings.
    * Show overridden keybindings in bold for prefs dialog tree.

    * Speed up loading of multiple global tags files.
    * Show global tags file preprocessing errors on stderr & add
      current directory to include path.
    * Add C/C++ ignore.tags wildcard format 'PREFIX*'.

    * Add support for regex-based filetype detection.
    * C snippets no longer apply to all filetypes.
    * Improve support for HTML embedded filetypes (#2863829, #3127598).
    * Add filetype Objective-C (Elias Pschernig, P#3325139).
    * Fix highlighting of ``...R"`` inside C and C++ (#3425107).
    * Fix TCL keyword highlighting in some situations (#3432877).
    * Parse PHP functions with multiline argument list (#3037797).
    * Handle ``/bin/dash`` shebang (#3470986).
    * Update JavaScript parser from CTags.
    * Parse D class/struct/interface template bodies and template
      blocks; ignore 'static if' expressions; parse function
      @attributes, pure/nothrow and immutable/inout/shared return types.
    * Fix broken tag/word autocompletion in HTML/PHP documents.
    * Enable &entity; completion for all XML-based filetypes.

    * Split Window: show marker margin.
    * Split Window: enable basic context menu.

    * document_save_file() now shows the Save As dialog when necessary.
    * Rename signal "project-dialog-create" to "project-dialog-open" and
      add new "project-dialog-close" signal.
    * setptr is deprecated in favour of SETPTR.
    * Add ui_hookup_object() and ui_lookup_object().
    * Add ui_lookup_stock_label().
    * Add build_{activate,get_current,remove,set}_menu_item(),
    * Add stash_group_free_settings().
    * Add support for plugins written in C++.

    * Add translations: ar, id, lt, mn, nn, sk
    * Update translations: de, es, fr, hu, it, ja, kk, lt, nl, pl, pt,
      pt_BR, sk, sl, sv, tr, zh_CN, zh_TW

Geany 0.21 (October 2, 2011)

    * Bump dependencies to GTK >= 2.12, GLib >= 2.16 and GIO.
    * Add support for real-time symbol parsing.
    * Remove old filetype templates support - use custom file
      templates instead.
    * Add support for detecting the indentation width from the file

    Bug fixes
    * Fix generating tag files (-g) and --ft-names segfault.
    * Replace dates on template insertion, not when loading templates.
    * Fix segfault when inserting e.g. fileheader template when the
      template file is empty (#3070913, lphilpot).
    * Use the same indentation for all templates (Matthew Brush,
    * Fix loading of non-UTF-8 templates.
    * Fix completion and word completion with non-ASCII characters
    * Fix HTML content-type detection (#3300703).
    * Fix pattern filtering when using Find in Files not to search in
    * Add a workaround to prevent Geany from crashing during loading of
      a LaTeX-file containing linebreaks inside headings.

    * Add 'Save As' toolbar button option (Matthew Brush, #3153490).
    * Add 'Open in New Window' command in the notebook tab menu
      (Matthew Brush, #3118059).
    * Color schemes: use name and description for menu item and
      tooltip (Matthew Brush).
    * Shift-Enter in search dialog and toolbar search entries now
      searches backwards.
    * Improve `Set Custom Commands` dialog.
    * Always destroy open and save dialogs after use (#3311258,
      #3304273, #3201050, #3163742, #3153120, #2985896).
    * Add UI to edit formerly hidden preferences (Dimitar Zhekov,

    * Update Scintilla to version 2.25.
    * Fix snippets bug: {ob}pc{cb} replaced by '%' instead of {pc}.
    * Fix multiple snippet cursor positions for Tabs + Spaces mode.
    * Avoid triggering autocompletion on PHP open tags (#3199442).
    * Fix indentation brace matching (#3309606).

    Configuration files
    * Support copying filetype definition file group keys from a system
      keyfile with e.g. [styling=C].
    * Make filetype group membership configurable using [Groups] in

    * Don't auto-enable case-sensitive option when enabling regex in
      Find/Replace dialogs.
    * Remember Find and Replace options across restarts (Dimitar Zhekov).

    * Add fixed shortcuts for VTE copy (Ctrl-Shift-C) and paste
    * Add new keybinding 'Remove Markers and Error Indicators'.

    * Store VTE path with the project session (Nicolas Sierro).

    * Add Scala custom filetype (werg).
    * Add Cython custom filetype (Matthew Brush).
    * Add support for separate single and multiline comments.
    * Add support for filetype-specific indentation settings (#3339420,
    * Fix detecting Matlab and Txt2Tags extensions by default (#3167315,
    * Fix detecting non-lowercase self-closing tags e.g. <BR> (#2226117).
    * Highlight C# and Vala raw and verbatim strings.
    * Improve JavaScript keyword handling and keyword lists (Jason Oster).
    * Add filetype Cobol (Seth Keiper).
    * Add file template for Vala (Mark Trompell).

    * File Browser: Make 'Hide object files' preference configurable with
      file extensions.
    * Split Window: Fix a crash when changing filetype (Matthew Brush,
    * Split Window: Update styles when the filetype changes (Matthew
    * Split Window: Enable code folding (Matthew Brush, #3097780).
    * Split Window: Fix issues on Windows (Matthew Brush, #2725342).
    * Class Builder: Improve dialog UI using a table (Matthew Brush).
    * Export: Add option to insert line numbers (#3197150).

    * Add 'Reading styles from another filetype' subsection (Matthew
    * Add 'Filenames' subsection for filetype definition files explaining
      the filename extensions and special cases.
    * Add section 'Filetype group membership'.

    Plugin API
    * Add filetypes_get_sorted_by_name(), utils_find_open_xml_tag_pos()
      (Eugene Arshinov).
    * Add plugin_idle_add(), plugin_timeout_add(), plugin_timeout_add_seconds(),
      ui_menu_add_document_items_sorted(), document_compare_by_display_name(),
      document_compare_by_tab_order(), document_compare_by_tab_order_reverse().
    * Deprecate ui_widget_set_tooltip_text().
    * Fix public inclusion of config.h (#3384026).
    * Add new signal "document-reload".

    * Add translations: fa
    * Update translations: ca, cs, de, en_GB, es, fi, fr, gl, it, ja, nl, pt,
      pt_BR, sl, sv, tr, vi, zh_CN, zh_TW

Geany 0.20 (January 5, 2011)

    * Improve compatibility with GVFS using GIO to save documents (Alexey
    * Fix crash when closing a modified document (usually without a
      trailing newline) and choosing Save (fixes #3111058).
    * Fix crash when using 'Send Selection to Terminal' and the VTE
      is not loaded, and when using Ctrl-A after enabling the 'Load VTE'
      pref (Dimitar Zhekov).
    * Fix a slightly wrong encoding detection on Windows (#3019573).
    * Fix issue with single-line commenting/uncommenting blocks when using
      Windows line endings.
    * Fix saving project indent prefs straight after using project
    * Fix wrongly changing edited keybindings when cancelling the
      Preferences dialog.
    * Fix auto-displaying of sidebar, tab bar, symbols and documents tabs
      when only plugin tabs are visible (fixes #3101867).
    * Save build commands for filetype None (Lex Trotman).
    * Waf: Check for libsocket on OpenSolaris to fix build.

    * Color build command fields light grey unless overridden (Lex
    * Replace /home/user with ~ in the documents list (Jon
    * Display 'new instance' on title bar for 2nd instances (Eugene
    * Don't add duplicates to combo box histories.
    * Reorganise Find in Files dialog and add Files pattern to filter
      search results.
    * Implement 'Select All' for the VTE widget.
    * Reorganise editor popup menu for shorter size - some items were moved
      to submenus.
    * Move Go to Marker menu items to Search menu.
    * Group Open dialog encoding options by submenus (Adam Ples; #3047717).
    * Show mimetype icon in sidebar Documents list and notebook popup menu
      (Colomban Wendling).

    * Ensure inserted templates always have proper line ending characters
      according to the current document's preference.
    * Add per-document indent width setting (Jiří Techet).
    * Add 'Project->Apply Default Indentation' menu command to override
      every document's indentation settings.
    * Display better error messages when saving a document fails (Dimitar
    * Don't prompt for reloading if the document has not been edited
      (Jiří Techet).
    * Add Close button to the detected file changed dialog.

    * Fix wrong snippet indentation when original cursor line has
      non-indentation whitespace (david).
    * Fix passing quoted arguments when using 'Send Selection to'. This
      means e.g. sed 's/\./(dot)/g' now works.
    * Add alternative color scheme based on Python colors
      (View->Editor->Color Schemes).
    * Replace HTML automatic <table> tag completion with a 'table' snippet
      (Eugene Arshinov).
    * Auto-indent after an HTML/XML line without a closing tag (Eugene
    * Respect 'Smart' home key pref for Shift[+Alt]+Home (fixes #3100290,
      Dimitar Zhekov).
    * Scroll to the current line when moving the cursor to the next
      cursor position in a snippet (#3139490).
    * If the current word's tag is on the current line, make Go to Tag
      Definition look for a tag declaration instead and vice versa.
    * Make Reflow Lines/Block command use the current indented block, not
      the whole paragraph (which could have mixed indentation).

    * Load insertion templates from system path, don't create them in
      the user's config dir.
    * File templates are now reloaded on saving.

    * Add 'Ensure consistent line endings' file saving pref (Manuel Bua).
    * Add 'statusbar_template' hidden pref (Dimitar Zhekov).
    * Add 'new_document_after_close' hidden pref to open a new document
      automatically after closing all documents.
    * Add hidden pref 'find_selection_type' with option to use the X
      selection or to repeat the last search when there's no selection,
      both off by default.
    * Add 'gio_unsafe_save_backup' hidden pref (Lex Trotman).
    * Add filetypes.common 'fold_symbol_highlight' color setting.
    * Add 'symbol_list_sort_mode' per-filetype setting.

    * Fix Alt+[0-9] switching tabs even when other modifiers are also held.
    * Add snippet keybinding support (Eugene Arshinov).
    * Add 'Insert New Line Before/After Current' keybindings (Eugene

    * Add Forth filetype (Thomas Huth).
    * Add Lisp filetype (Mário Silva).
    * Add Erlang filetype (Taylor Venable).
    * Ada: Fix wrong comments.
    * C++: Disable user fold points with new lexer property
    * Python: Update list of builtins for Python 2.6, simplify
      Compile/Syntax Check command. Use named styles for color scheme
      support (use alt.conf color scheme if you want the old colors).
    * Matlab: Support Octave # comment char.
    * Txt2Tags: add highlighting (Forgeot Eric - #3020632).
    * Make: fix possible infinite loop in tag parser.
    * D: Parse template functions, ignore /+ +/ comments, ignore
      unittest blocks, add keywords 'ref', 'macro' and D2 keywords.
    * Vala: Parse functions with contracts (#3080232).
    * Markdown, reStructuredText and Txt2Tags: Sort tags by line number by
    * Basic: Parse property, constructor, destructor as functions
      (pottersson; #2992167).
    * HTML: Add HTML5 element names and attributes (Ross McKay).
    * PHP: Parse final functions (fixes #3111171).
    * Markup: Add xml_indent_tags filetype setting for documents using the
      HTML/XML lexers (Eugene Arshinov).

    * File Browser: Add history to path entry.
    * HTML Characters: Only automatically replace characters when the
      current document is a Markup document.

    * Add translations: kk.
    * Update translations: cs, de, en_GB, es, fi, fr, hu, ja, nl, pt,
                           sl, sv, tr, zh_CN.

    * Update 'Custom filetypes', 'Ignore Tags' sections.
    * Add 'HTML Characters', 'Configuration file paths', 'Color schemes
      menu' sections.
    * Explain how to grep the Scintilla source for lexer properties.

    * Add 'Bugs to watch out for' section.

    * Improve Stash GUI example.
    * Fix not loading plugins built against a newer API when Geany doesn't
      provide the required version given in PLUGIN_VERSION_CHECK().
    * Make GEANY_API_VERSION, GEANY_ABI_VERSION macros instead of enums
      so you can protect code with '#if GEANY_API_VERSION >= 200'.
    * Add signals "build-start", "project-dialog-create" and
      "project-dialog-confirmed" - to append a Project Properties
      notebook tab (Jiří Techet).
    * Add macro foreach_range().
    * Add GeanyMainWidgets::message_window_notebook (#3061342).
    * Add main_widgets.project_menu (Jiří Techet).
    * Add msgwin_set_messages_dir() (Jiří Techet).
    * Add highlighting_is_{string,comment,code}_style(),
      editor_find_snippet(), editor_insert_snippet(),
      utils_find_open_xml_tag() (Eugene Arshinov).
    * Add ui_combo_box_add_to_history(), editor_goto_pos(),
      dialogs_show_input(), Add sci_get_lexer().
    * Add filetypes_get_display_name() as "None" is no longer translated.

Geany 0.19.2 (December 01, 2010)
    * Fix bug where Geany did not always report an error message when
      saving a document fails.

Geany 0.19.1 (August 18, 2010)

    * Fix broken autocompletion after using scope completion.
    * Fix scrolling the editor line in view (e.g. after loading a session
      and switching document tabs).
    * Fix using filetype extension patterns with upper case letters on
      Windows (#3028856).
    * Fix a slightly wrong encoding detection on Windows (#3019573).
    * Re-enable comment folding.
    * Fix not loading plugins built against a newer API when Geany doesn't
      provide the required version given in PLUGIN_VERSION_CHECK().
    * Fix infinite loop in Markdown lexer (patch by Colomban Wendling,
    * Fix saving non-project filetype error regex.
    * Focus toolbar item when pressing Go to Line keybinding only when
      it's not in the toolbar's drop down overflow menu (#3027454).
    * Escape the name of the current document for markup when using
      document name for menu items (#3038844).
    * File Browser: Allow Find in Files when no items are selected.
    * Fix build menu translation problems.
    * Fix segfault on Tools->Reload Configuration when no documents are
      open (#3037079).
    * Fix building with Waf on Solaris.
    * Fix a memory leak (thanks to Daniel Marjamäki).
    * Use g_free instead of free (patch by Daniel Marjamäki, thanks).

    * Always use white background color when printing (except for text
      with a white foreground) to save ink (#2968998).
    * Limit build error editor indicators to 50, but parse all errors in
      the Compiler tab (#3019823).
    * Align notebook tab close buttons centred vertically (thanks to
      Robux.Biz (galyuk)).
    * Show the Project Properties build tab when choosing 'Set Build
      Commands' when a project is open to prevent confusion with
      non-project commands.

    * Fix wording - restarting is required for hidden prefs.
    * Fix Grep --exclude-dir example.

Geany 0.19 (June 12, 2010)

    * Build system reworked to be much more configurable (by Lex Trotman).
    * Use POSIX system/GNU regex engine for find & replace. This alters
      regex syntax - we now support '?' operator and match newlines.
    * Support adding custom filetype files.
    * Add new command line option --list-documents to return a list
      of currently opened documents
    * Remove deprecated --debug flag. Please use --verbose/-v instead.

    * Add option 'System Default' for toolbar icon style and size to use
      the GTK default value.
    * Allow '+<number>' and '-<number>' as values for Goto Line inputs
      to jump relative to the current line.
    * Add preference to add new document tabs beside the current one
      (patch by Colomban Wendling).
    * Enable type-ahead find for sidebar symbols and documents tabs
      (patch by Thomas Martitz).
    * Make Ctrl-click on any notebook tab switch to the last used
    * Add 'Edit->Commands' menu.
    * Add 'Edit->Plugin Preferences' menu item and keybinding.
    * Add 'View->Editor->Color Schemes' menu (only shown if color
      scheme files exist).

    * Hide 'Tabs and Spaces: Hard tab width' preference - it should
      always be 8. (Hidden setting kept in case users have modified it).
    * Add sidebar position interface pref.
    * Add project long line marker customisation (patch from Eugene

    * Update Scintilla to 2.12.
    * Add preference and support for virtual spaces.
    * Add word part autocompletion for the current selected item when
      pressing keybinding (default Tab) - Enter still completes normally.
    * Remove LaTeX autocompletion from Geany's core and move it to the
      geanyLaTeX plugin.

    * New filetype: Txt2Tags (patch by Eric Forgeot).
    * New filetype: Abc (patch by Eric Forgeot).
    * New filetype: Verilog (patch from Kelvin Gardiner).
    * New custom filetype: Genie.
    * Improvements in symbol parsing of PHP and Python files.
    * Add R tagmanager symbol parser (patch by Jon Senior).
    * Update Perl tag parser from ctags - removes support for
      buggy local/my/our but parses constant/format/labels.
    * Parse more VHDL tags (patch from Kelvin Gardiner).
    * Highlight D & Java types from a global tags file.
    * Parse Python lambda functions (patch from Colomban Wendling).

    * Add keybindings to switch to the sidebar's Document and Symbol list as
      well as to the Message Window's current tab (patch by Eugene Arshinov).
    * Add 'Remove Markers' and 'Remove Error Indicators' keybindings.
    * Make 'Reflow block/lines(s)' keybinding use line breaking column when
      enabled (patch by Lex Trotman).
    * Add 'Select to previous/next word part' keybindings.
    * Add 'Switch to Messages' focus keybinding.
    * Add 'Move line(s) up/down' keybindings.
    * Make Switch to Editor keybinding reshow the document statistics line.

    * Move filetype template defaults into custom file template files.
    * Read custom file templates from system as well as user dir.
    * Add new special template wildcard "{command:...}" to use the output
      of a shell command in templates.
    * Support {ob}, {cb} and {pc} to escape wildcard strings with {, }, %
      for snippets, fileheader and file templates.
    * Add {project}, {description} template wildcards (#2954737).
    * Reload templates when saving a document in the templates config dir.

    Configuration files:
    * Support more filetypes.common folding icon styles: arrows, +/- and no
      lines (#2935059).
    * Support Scintilla lexer properties in [lexer_properties] filetypes.*
    * Add filetypes.xml asp.default.language property (Ross McKay).

    * Classbuilder: Add support for creating PHP classes
                    (patch by Ondrej Donek).
    * HTMLchars: Make plugin remember whether replacement of special
                 characters was activated.

    * Support very long build commands.
    * Add a preference for choosing between GTK and native File Open/Save
      dialogs (only available on Windows).

    * Added translations: ast.
    * Updated translations: de, en_GB, es, fr, gl, ja, nl, pt, ru, sl, sv,
                            tr, vi, zh_CN.

    * Improve documentation contents page.
    * Add Stash mini-library setting, pref & widget functions to API.
    * Add plugin_configure_single() plugin symbol which is easier to
      implement than plugin_configure().
    * Add new plugin signals: "document-before-save", "document-filetype-set",
    * Add PLUGIN_SET_TRANSLATABLE_INFO macro to the plugin API so plugins' meta
      information can be translated already in the plugin manager dialog
      (patch by Colomban Wendling).
    * Use full function name for GeanyFunctions function pointers. This
      avoids naming conflicts e.g. with C++'s 'new' keyword.
    * GeanyKeyBinding label fields can now contain underscores, which won't
      be displayed by Geany. This saves adding near-duplicate translation
    * Add GeanyKeyGroup callback support.
    * Add more Scintilla function wrappers, foreach_dir(), foreach_str(),
      utils_get_file_list_full(), document_get_notebook_page(),
    * Don't install unnecessary headers.
    * Remove deprecated header pluginmacros.h - use geanyfunctions.h
    * Deprecate documents_foreach(), use foreach_document() instead.
    * Deprecate PLUGIN_KEY_GROUP() macro - use plugin_set_key_group()

Geany 0.18.1 (February 14, 2010)

    Build fixes:
    * Define G_GNUC_WARN_UNUSED_RESULT to fix build on GLib 2.8.
    * Use AC_PATH_PROG instead of 'which' for portability (patch by Erik
      Southworth, thanks).

    * Remove filetypes.common invert_all option - use 'Invert syntax
      highlighting colors' pref instead (fixes #2854525).

    Bug fixes:
    * Fix 'Open Selected File' for unsaved new documents.
    * Fix updating main menu accelerators after changing keybindings
      (thanks to Lex Trotman).
    * Fix using 'Insert date' keybinding when a custom date string has
      not been set.
    * Set the cursor color for the split window plugin.
    * Remove plugin from plugin manager dialog on unloading if it no
      longer exists or is incompatible.
    * Fix 'Reflow block' command when at the last paragraph and there's
      no last newline (patch by Eugene Arshinov, thanks).
    * Fix opening filenames beginning with two dots (closes #2858487).
    * Show Find in Files stderr output in messages window instead of
      debug window so that invalid regex messages can be seen easily.
    * Speed up sorting in utils_get_file_list(). This reduces the file
      browser delay on displaying a big directory, e.g. /usr/bin.
    * Fix a bug with not w3c compatible HTML code on export plugin
    * Fix non-working Home and End keys on numpads.
    * Fix loading of files on network resources on Windows.
    * Fix wrong alignment of printed pages when page headers are disabled
      (closes #2856822).

    * Extend auto_latex() function to check whether an environment has
      been closed within the next lines to avoid auto adding double
    * Replace some icons which could cause licensing problems by icons
      from the Rodent icon theme.

    Filetype fixes:
    * Parse contents of D extern{} and version{} blocks.
    * Fix creating D interface tags properly.
    * Parse D functions with contracts (fixes #1885480).
    * Parse D alias statement like typedef.
    * Improve parsing of LaTeX, PHP and Python files.

    * Add 'Scope autocompletion' section.
    * Add 'Tools menu items' section to explain configuration files
      submenu, reload configuration item.
    * Minor updates/fixes.

    * Add gcc commands to build a plugin to the HowTo.

    HACKING file:
    * Add section 'Plugin API/ABI design'.
    * Add 'Compiler options & warnings' section.
    * Update Style section to be clearer about code alignment and show
      some example code.
    * Add 'Doc-comments' plugin API subsection.

    * Added translations: gl

Geany 0.18 (August 16, 2009)

    * Fix scrolling horizontally after finding a search match with the
      search bar or Find Next/Previous which is off-screen.
    * Remove relative/untidy path elements from filenames when opening
      documents (#2823998).
    * Create initial template files with proper platform-specific line
      ending characters.
    * Improve inserting of comment templates like File header or licence

    * Add 'Show Paths' documents list popup item.
    * Add filetypes.common to 'Configuration Files' menu.
    * Implement a graphical toolbar editor.
    * Add 'Build' toolbar button to the default layout.
    * Add 'Replace' toolbar button (closes #2798225).
    * Use a more Tango like icon for 'Save All' (by Jesse Mayes, thanks).
    * Add a popup menu for the keybinding list in the preferences dialog
      to easily expand and collapse all groups.

    * Implement Most-Recently-Used document switching when pressing
      'Switch to last used document' keybinding (Ctrl-Tab).
    * Add 'Mark All' keybinding (Ctrl-Shift-M).
    * Add 'Reflow lines/block' keybinding, (Ctrl-J; thanks to
      Eugene Arshinov).
    * Make the Scintilla keybindings 'Delete to end of line' and
      'Go to end of display line' configurable.
    * Switching notebook tabs now works for the currently used notebook
      widget instead of always using the documents notebook.

    * Fix a redraw when documents were first drawn uncolourised.
    * Delay highlighting matching braces by 100ms to speed up scrolling
      with the arrow keys.
    * Support 'tab indents, space aligns' style when indenting (#2789109).
    * Add 'Autocomplete all words in document' pref; also used when forcing
      autocompletion and there's no symbol names to show.
    * Add 'Drop rest of word on completion' pref.
    * Update Scintilla to version 1.79.
    * Improve displaying and reshowing of calltips.

    Syntax highlighting:
    * Reload color schemes via Tools menu (thanks to Eugene Arshinov).
    * Implement named styles support for filetypes.* using a
      filetypes.common [named_styles] section; used as
      "style=named_style,bold". (See the manual for details).
    * Allow style definitions with missing fields to use the
      filetypes.common default style's fields.
    * Make C-like filetype styles use named styles & default background
      color. (Anyone who wants to likewise update any other filetype's
      styles, please let us know ;-)).
    * Allow indentation of wrapped lines (see style 'line_wrap_indent').
    * Add new styles 'line_height' and 'marker_mark'.

    * Add Markdown filetype (thanks to Jon Strait).
    * Highlight D WYSIWYG backtick `strings` and r"strings" (#1895745).
    * Minor improvements for filetypes: Fortran, Haxe, HTML, Lua,
      Matlab, Pascal, Python, Tcl.

    * Read custom system global tags files from $prefix/share/geany/tags
    * Autocomplete scoped fields like struct members when typing '.' (and
      also '->' or '::' in C/C++) if the language's tag parser supports it.
    * Save field tags for C/C++ when generating a global tags file (you may
      want to regenerate your tag files).
    * Parse Python calltips.
    * Show relative paths in Diff filename tags.
    * Group reStructuredText symbol list items by scope level.

    Plugin API:
    * Add geanyplugin.h single include.
    * Add plugin_signal_connect() for connecting plugin signals at
      runtime and also for connecting to any GObject signal.
    * Add documents_foreach(), filetypes[], documents[], utils_strdupa()
      and various foreach_type() macros.
    * Make GeanyDocument::file_type always be non-NULL.

    * Fix quoting the build command string on Windows (closes #2791769).
    * Fix LaTeX view commands on Windows (part of #2807688).
    * Expand system environment variables (%variableName%) on Windows when
      running Build commands.

    * Added translations: lb, sl, pt_PT
    * Updated translations: ca, cs, de, en_GB, fi, fr, ja, pt_BR, ru, tr

Geany 0.17 (May 02, 2009)

    Bug fixes:
    * Fix broken selection of "Document->Set Encoding" menu items.
    * Fix broken non-incremental search with the toolbar search entry when
      pressing Enter (closes #2638180).
    * Fix parsing of Make output (closes #2694479, patch by Andrea Mazzoleni).
    * Fix crashes on quitting Geany (closes #2533990).
    * Fix disabled Go to Tag items in the editor menu when using the
      keyboard (#2780044).
    * Prevent crashes when two or more top level items in the symbol
      list have the same name (closes #2778246).

    * Add an option to set an additional plugin lookup path.
    * Add a hidden preference 'use_safe_file_saving'. This has serious side
      effects, please read the documentation before enabling this.

    * Add 'Send Selection to Terminal' command to the Edit->Format menu.
    * Change the background colour of the search entries in the Find
      and Replace dialogs according to the search results.
    * Add 'Close Other Documents' and 'Close All' menu items to the tab bar
    * Add an option to allow appending the toolbar to the main menu bar
      to save some vertical space.
    * When a project is loaded, replace the project base path with the
      project name in the Documents sidebar for parent items (closes #2723679).
    * Make the file open dialog more compact.
    * Ellipsize tab labels and some status messages for very long
      filenames (closes #2777348).
    * Add new toolbar element: Print (patch by Roland Baudin).
    * Remember the active sidebar page between sessions.
    * Add "Recent Projects" menu to the Project menu (#2728630,
      patch by Elias Pschernig).
    * Add Tools->Configuration Files item for snippets.conf.

    * Fix wrong Fortran 90 comment characters when inserting templates.
    * Add filetype ActionScript (patch by Chris Macksey).
    * Fixes for CSS, Fortran and Ruby parsers.
    * Add a trivial symbol parser for NSIS files.

    * On Windows, change the working directory to the Geany installation
      path at startup to avoid unwanted directory locking(closes #2626124).
    * Fix window positioning on startup.
    * Make build commands on Windows run synchronously to avoid problems
      with reading build commands' output.

    * HTMLchars: Extend plugin by bulk replace and replace on
      input for special characters to their HTML entities.
    * Splitwindow: Add keybindings for the split actions.
    * VCDiff: Remove plugin from Geany. Use GeanyVC instead.

    Plugin API:
    * Deprecate sci_get_text(), sci_get_selected_text() and
    * Add sci_get_contents(), sci_get_contents_range() and
      sci_get_selection_contents() as replacement functions to provide
      an easier and cleaner API (initial patch by Frank).
    * Make GEANY_FILETYPES_NONE = 0, sort filetype IDs randomly (so we can
      append new filetypes without breaking the ABI); add
      filetypes_by_title sorted list to GeanyData.

    * Describe how to build Geany using the Waf build system.

    * Updated translations: be, cs, de, es, fi, fr, hu, ja, pt_BR, ru,
      sv, tr, zh_CN

Geany 0.16 (February 15, 2009)

    Bug fixes:
    * Fix indenting for Tabs & Spaces mode when inserting snippets.
    * Fix snippets and smart indent using too much indentation when the
      line contains whitespace after non-whitespace characters (#2215044).
    * Fix segfault when showing Find in Files dialog when no documents are
      open (#2228544).
    * Fix not switching to 2nd last used document when the last used
      document has been closed (#1945162).

    * Group child tags by their parents in the symbol list for C-like
      filetypes, Python, Conf (thanks to Conrad Steenberg).
    * Use a tree for the Documents sidebar, grouped by path.
    * Add 'Tools->Configuration Files' menu with items to open
      filetype_extensions.conf and ignore.tags. These files are also
      reloaded automatically when saved.
    * Change configuration directory path to $XDG_CONFIG_HOME/geany
      (most often this is ~/.config/geany).
    * Allow to specify files on the command line and from remote instances
      to be URIs (local and with GIO also remote URIs).
    * Increase minimum required GTK version to 2.8.

    * Add Project Indentation prefs, which override the Editor
      Preferences dialog options. For new projects, these default to
      the editor indent prefs.
    * Add an interface pref for whether to hide additional widgets when
      double-clicking on document notebook tabs (off by default).
    * Add a preference to invert all colours for syntax highlighting.
    * Add a hidden preference "allow_always_save" to make the Save buttons
      and menu items always sensitive.

    * Rework the toolbar: now all elements can be added/removed/reordered
      using a simple XML file.
    * Add new toolbar buttons for Cut, Copy, Paste, Delete, Preferences,
      Close All and Build (including a submenu for Make actions).
    * Add a progressbar widget to the statusbar to show progress for time
      consuming actions.

    * Make Ctrl-click go to matching brace if there's no current word.
    * Make Shift+Mouse wheel scroll the editor view horizontally.
    * Make the 'Mark' button for Find highlight the results with rounded boxes
      instead of marking the whole line.
    * Add auto-closing of braces, brackets and quotes (Guillaume de Rorthais).
    * Support multiple %cursor% wildcards in Snippets (Thomas Martitz).

    * Add new filetypes Ada, CMake, Matlab, NSIS, Vala and YAML.
    * Update HTML character entities (thanks to Tyler D'Agosta).
    * Parse restructuredText sections in the order of first-used underline
      character, which can now be any punctuation character (as per the spec).
    * Remove GTK global tags, replace them with C (C99) tags. The GTK tags
      file is still available for download on the website.
    * Minor improvements for filetypes CSS, Fortran, FreeBasic, HTML, Tcl
      and Vala.

    * Improve tab close icon size.
    * Changes to the Windows installer:
      - The full installer now includes the GTK 2.14 runtime environment.
      - Register ".geany" as Geany Project File extension.
      - Install GTK translation files only if installation of translation
        files were requested (saves about 22 MB otherwise).
      - Support silent installations.

    * Add Split Window 'Split Vertically' command (thanks to Moritz Barsnick).
    * Make Version Diff plugin set the indent type for diffs based on the
      current file's indent type.
    * Minor improvements to the filebrowser plugin

    Plugin API:
    * Generate plugin API header geanyfunctions.h containing macros to
      avoid having to type the function pointer names manually.
    * Deprecate pluginmacros.h in favour of geanyfunctions.h.
    * Add "editor-notify" to the plugin API.
    * Add new plugin symbol plugin_help() which is called by Geany when the
      plugin should show its documentation (if any, symbol is optional).

    * Update Scintilla regular expression info for v1.77 (character
      classes, ASCII escaping, character sets containing square
      brackets peculiarities). Adapted from SciTE doc.
    * Complete 'Hello World' Plugin Howto.

    * Updated translations: bg, ca, cs, de, en_GB, fr, hu, it, ja,
      pt_BR, sv, ru, tr, vi, zh_CN

Geany 0.15 (October 19, 2008)

    * Add Previous Message, Previous Error commands (thanks also to Beau
    * Add 'Close Other Documents' File menu command (#1976724).
    * Add Find Document Usage popup menu command & keybinding.
    * Check that the current file is still on disk (as well as checking the
      modification time).
    * Add support for custom file templates (found at startup) in the
      ~/.geany/templates/files directory, shown underneath filetype templates
      in the New with Template menu.
    * Make socket open command support filename:line:column syntax.
    * Add filetypes.* [build_settings] key 'error_regex' to support custom
      error message parsing using a GNU-style extended regular expression.
    * Allow loading projects from command line (#1961083).
    * Add alternative build system: Waf.
    * Add Tools menu item to reload configuration data without a restart.
    * Add support to use template wildcards in snippets.
    * Increase LSB compliance.

    * Make disk check timeout configurable (zero disables disk checks).
    * Add search pref: 'Use the current file's directory for Find in Files'

    * Make keyboard shortcuts dialog non-modal (#1999384).
    * Add a debug messages window to easily view debug messages/warnings.

    * Update Scintilla to version 1.77 (includes many fixes).
    * Add basic Line Breaking option in the Document menu and 'Line breaking
      column' editor pref (for now only works when typing characters past
      the line breaking column number).
    * Don't colourise any documents until they need to be drawn (this
      should make opening a session faster for filetypes that support typename
    * Make Ctrl-click on a word perform Go to Tag Definition.
    * Add 'Max. symbol name suggestions' autocompletion pref.
    * Show ellipsis (...) item when there are too many symbol names for
    * Highlight matching brace indent guides (thanks to Jason Oster;
    * Show brace indent guides on empty lines when appropriate (thanks to
      Jason Oster; #2105982).
    * Add 'Tab key indents' pref, on by default.
    * Implement soft tabs support (#1662173). There's now a 'Tabs & Spaces'
      Indent Type, and separate Width, Hard Tab Width indent prefs. (Thanks
      to Joerg Desch for explaining how it needed to work).
    * Auto-update the line margin width as lines are added (thanks to Jason
      Oster; #2129157).
    * Add "Replace spaces by tabs".

    * Install plugins into lib/ not into plugins/.
    * Install Geany's message catalogs into share/locale rather than
      lib/locale as GTK does since 2.12.2.

    * Add Go to Start/End of Line keybindings (#1996175).
    * Add 'Switch to Compiler' keybinding (useful when checking build
    * Add keybindings for Line wrapping, Line breaking, Toggle fold and
      Replace Spaces by tabs, Previous/Next word part.

    * Add OpenGL Shader Language (GLSL) filetype (thanks to Colomban
      Wendling; #2060961).
    * Add R language filetype (thanks to Andrew Rowland; #2121502).
    * Split filetype Fortran into Fortran 77 and Fortran 90.
    * Add Gettext translation filetype (#2131985).
    * CSS improvements, thanks to Jason Oster.

    Embedded Terminal:
    * Fix hang when restarting the VTE (#1990323) with VTE 0.16.14.
      (Note that with VTE 0.16.14 the reset sometimes leaves a blank
      terminal, but pressing enter makes it then behave as normal).

    * Add Split Window plugin (should work OK for viewing; full editing
      support is not implemented yet).
    * Merge InstantSave, AutoSave and BackupCopy plugins into the new
      plugin 'Save Actions'.

    * Add Tips and Tricks appendix.
    * Updated Installation section.
    * Update 'Build system' for custom error regexes.
    * Add a section for internal plugins.

    Plugin API:
    * Many changes; see the API documentation (make api-doc) and the
      geany-devel list archives.
    * Deprecated: plugin_fields, plugin_info symbols.

    * New translations: ko, tr.
    * Updated translations: be, ca, de, en_GB, fi, hu, it, ja, pl,
      ro, ru, sv, zh_CN

Geany 0.14 (April 19, 2008)

    * Don't beep when using Replace All in Session unless all open files
      have no replacements (fixes #1893796).
    * Only use filetype detection after Save As, not on every save when the
      filetype is None (fixes #1891778).
    * Make Go to Tag commands look for the tag in the current document
      before searching the workspace.
    * Check file on disk for changes also when pressing a key.
    * Ignore documents with no absolute path when saving session files.
    * Fix segfault with Run command when a project is open and the current
      file's filetype has no run command.
    * Make Next Error and Next Message commands add positions to the
      navigation queue, so the user can move backwards through the list items
      and return to where they were.
    * Make pressing escape in the sidebar focus the editor.
    * Make navigation queue position based to restore the line and column when
      returning to a previous position (closes #1936927).
    * Save sorting order of the symbol list when saving a file (fixes #1917262).
    * Improve "Send Selection To" code (fixes #1909452).
    * Install header files and add a pkg-config file for external plugins.
    * Use monospace font for text entry fields in search dialogs (#1907117).
    * Don't open zero byte sized files read-only (e.g. files in /proc).

    * Improve Makefile parser to detect targets.
    * Update PHP tags file to latest PHP API docs (closes #1888691).
    * Add translucency settings to filetypes.common for semi-transparency.
    * Add HTML parser to get h1, h2, h3 symbols as well as link anchors and
      JavaScript functions (fixes #1896068).
    * Update Javascript, Tcl and Assembler parser.

    * When closing a tab when using left-to-right tabs, focus the next
      document, not the previous.
    * Move Load Tags item from File to Tools menu.

    * Don't scroll the editor view if it is unnecessary when using Find
      Next/Previous, Find Selected, incremental search, Go to Marker or Go to
      Matching Brace commands.
    * Fix bug with showing macro list items all on one line.
    * Fix Python auto-indentation when line endings are set to CR/LF.
    * Unfold hidden code when the fold point modified (fixes #1923350).
    * Update Scintilla to version 1.76.
    * Add (basic) column mode editing (patch by "chuck").

    * Replace untitled file header filename after Save As and add to recent
      files on Windows too.
    * Resolve Windows shortcuts when opening files.
    * Fix modal dialog problems on Windows by not setting taskbar hint
      (closes #1916994).
    * Add new process spawning implementation. This makes the VCdiff plugin
      to work on Windows (patch by Pierre Joye, thanks).
    * Fix crash on Windows when a project could not be opened.

    * Add configurable plugin keybindings support.
    * Add a HTML Characters keybinding to show the dialog.
    * Add File Browser keybindings to focus the Path Entry and File List
    * Rename VCDiff plugin Version Diff.
    * When quitting, remember plugin filenames that couldn't be loaded at
      startup as well as active plugins.

    Plugin API:
    * Add PLUGIN_KEY_GROUP and keybindings_set_item() to setup a keybinding
    * keybindings_send_command() arguments have changed because of
      keybinding groups - this breaks the API for plugins already using it.
    * Make VERSION_CHECK deprecated in favour of PLUGIN_VERSION_CHECK.

    * Add descriptions for several options in the preferences dialog
      (patch from Robert McGinley).

    * New translations: ro.
    * Updated translations: bg, de, en_GB, es, fr, hu, it, ja, pt_BR, ru.

Geany 0.13 (February 05, 2008)

    * Improve configure script and fix some compatibility issues.
    * Add support for project session files.
    * Add native GTK printing support (only with GTK 2.10+).
    * Prevent execution of commands by Geany if the VTE may contain any
      text on the prompt (thanks to "Jeff Pohlmeyer for reporting).
    * Store more document-related settings when saving session in the
      configuration file (including the file encoding).
    * Detect in-file specified file encoding by scanning the file using
      regular expressions.
    * Add binary relocation support.

    * Add configurable default file extension setting for filetype
      definition files.
    * Fix reST autocompletion.

    * Show arrays and modifiers like const in calltip return types for
      C-like files.
    * Update C global tags file for GTK+ 2.12.
    * Fix parsing the correct D class name when inheriting, D constructor
      tags and ignore D import statements.
    * Remove unnecessary tagmanager status file.
    * Improve PHP, Ruby and FreeBasic parsers.

    * Add 'Indent Type' option in the Document menu.
    * Add 'Detect from file' Editor indentation pref.
    * Show TAB or SP for current document's indent type.
    * Add a 'Newline strips trailing spaces' pref (thanks to Catalin
    * Add 'Strip Trailing Spaces' document menu item.
    * Add combo box input history for 'Make Custom Target' dialog.
    * Make Open, Save As dialogs start in project base path (or default
      path pref) when the current file has no filename.
    * Add 'Make in base path' project file preference.
    * Make 'Open Selected File' first try the current file's directory,
      falling back to the project base path if no file was found.
    * Fix broken window maximization.
    * Improve appearance of used treeviews and use rules hints to respect
      user colour settings.

    * Fix hidden lines after deleting a line that is a collapsed fold
    * Make Fold All/Unfold All attempt to scroll the current line in view.
    * Show line wrap symbol at start of line for wrapped lines.
    * Allow scrolling past end of document, so the user can append text
      with the last lines drawn at the top of the view.
    * Rename "Construct autocompletion" to "Snippets".
    * Improve usage of "Unfold all children" option.
    * Update Scintilla to version 1.75.

    * Add configurable keybindings for Cut, Copy and Paste.
    * Ask the user whether to override an existing keybinding when setting
      a combination that is already in use.
    * Add 'Override Geany keybindings' VTE prefs dialog option (replaces
      hidden pref), which makes the VTE interpret all keyboard shortcuts
      except focus group keybindings.

    * Add File Browser sidebar plugin.
    * Add Version Control Diff plugin (VC Diff), which supports SVN, CVS and
      GIT (thanks to Yura Siamashka).
    * Add plugin manager dialog to select plugins to load at startup and to
      call a plugin configure dialog.
    * Add new signals: project_open, project_save, project_close.
    * Add Auto Save plugin.

    Plugin API:
    * Add keybindings_send_command() and some other functions.
    * Add pluginmacros.h to define common macros for app, p_utils, etc.
    * Add more documentation/comments to demoplugin.c.
    * Add configure symbol for plugins which is called by Geany when a
      configure dialog for the plugin is requested, optionally.
    * Add author field to plugin info struct.

    * Enable build support.
    * Prevent prefs dialog being hidden after using the prefs file dialog.
    * Create Geany's configuration directory in user's appdata path
      instead of the default home directory.

    * Show default shortcuts in Keybindings section.
    * Update Project section for project-based session support.
    * Add Indentation subsection under Editor section.
    * HACKING: Update 'Adding a filetype' section.

    * New translations: ja, uk, el.
    * Updated translations: ca, de, en_GB, fr, it, pt_BR, hu, sv, vi.

Geany 0.12 (October 10, 2007)

    Bugs fixed:
    * Fixed opening the same file twice from the message window/command-line.
    * Fixed Ctrl-Shift keybindings not working when caps lock is on.
    * Fixed saving the wrong document when using Save All with unnamed
    * Fixed replacing with '^' or '$' regex chars.
    * Fixed hang with Find All/Find Usage with '^' or '$' regex chars.
    * Fixed hang when replacing all '[ ]*' regex matches (closes #1757748).
    * Fixed displaying error indicators with Make after entering a
    * Fixed a possible segfault when parsing tags (a vString bug).
    * Fixed clipboard problems with some applications.
    * Fixed crash when trying to open the Save As dialog on Windows.
    * Fixed crash when saving a file after setting encoding "None".
    * Fixed scrolling bugs when searching text and the cursor is outside of
      the current visible area.

    * Added reStructuredText filetype and parser.
    * Added Haskell tags support (thanks to Peter Strand).
    * Added decorator styling for Python.
    * Parse Python global variables and class variables.
    * Added support for Java Apache Ant compiler error messages (thanks to
      Jon Senior).
    * Added new filetypes CSharp and FreeBasic.
    * Added filetype Haxe (patch by blackdog, thank you).

    * Added basic plugin support (developers: see the HACKING file).
    * Added 'Enable plugin support' preference and -p, --no-plugins options.
    * Added Class Builder plugin (thanks to Alexander Rodin).
    * Added Export plugin to export current file as HTML or LaTeX.

    Keyboard shorcuts:
    * Common bash Ctrl-[a-z] keyboard shortcuts now work when the VTE is
      focused, and there is an 'enable_bash_keys' hidden preference.
    * Added 'Move document left' and 'Move document right' keybindings.
    * Added Find keybinding.
    * Made fixed keybindings overridable.
    * Added fixed keybindings for switching to leftmost/rightmost document,
    * Change Previous/Next Paragraph fixed commands to Ctrl-{Up,Down};
      adding Shift extends selection by paragraph. (Scroll by line is now
    * Made pressing escape focus the editor when using incremental search
      or Goto Line toolbar fields.
    * Added keybinding for select current paragraph.
    * Added keybindings for smart indent and indent/deindent by one space.
    * Removed convert to lower-/upper-case keybindings.
    * Added toggle case keybinding and change shortcut to Ctrl-Alt-U.

    * Added preference for 'smart' home key behaviour (thanks to Jeff
    * Added symbol list icons (thanks to Jean-François Wauthy, and KDevelop
      for the icons).
    * Added 'Current chars' indentation mode (closes #1726880).
    * Save and restore the current notebook page when quitting.
    * Added support for %e, %f in project run command.
    * Ignore punctuation chars when moving by word, and use word end
      boundaries when moving by word to the right (like most GTK+ widgets).
    * Added hidden editor preference 'use_gtk_word_boundaries'.
    * Added auto_complete_whilst_editing hidden preference.
    * Speed up Save All for C-like files.
    * Don't show file opened/saved/closed messages on the status bar.
    * Added --no-preprocessing, -P option when generating tags files to
      disable preprocessing of C/C++ source files.
    * Added default startup directory option (closes #1704988).
    * Use current locale as default encoding for new files.
    * Added simple code navigation (thanks to Dave Moore).
    * Re-maximize the main window on startup when closed in maximized state
      (closes #1730369).
    * Added auto focus (to auto focus widgets below mouse cursor).
    * Complete rewrite of auto completion to make it user-definable and
      much more flexible (please read documentation).
    * Added option to set a default encoding when opening files and disable
      auto detection of the file encoding.
    * Improved comment toggling by adding an additional character to mark.
    * Changed the background colour of the search bar in the toolbar
      according to the search result.
    * Use intltool to make geany.desktop translatable
    * Replace Geany's icon by a new one by Sebastian Kraft (thanks).
    (Thanks also to Christoph Berg for updating the icon code).

    * Changed documentation generation tools from DocBook to reST
      (thanks to John Gabriele for his great work on this).
    * Added Plugins section.
    * Added 'Inserting unicode characters' Editing section (thanks to
      John Gabriele).
    * Added 'Hidden preferences' appendix.
    * Added 'Switching documents' keybindings section.

    * Added notes on adding a filetype.

    * New translations: en_GB.
    * Updated translations: ca, cs, de, es, fi, fr, hu, it, pl, pt_BR, zh_CN.

Geany 0.11 (May 21, 2007)

    Notes for existing users:
    * Tab is now used for construct completion (for, if, etc.), but it
      is configurable with the new 'Complete construct' keybinding.
    * Template files are now stored in ~/.geany/templates/ and the
      'template.' filename prefix is no longer used. You will need to
      move any custom template files you have.
    * Inserting a file header is now optional for filetype templates.
      Use the string '{fileheader}' to mark where the file header should
      be placed.
    * Drag'n'Drop of text inside the editor widget will now move the
      text instead of copying it.

    Bugs fixed:
    * Fix segfault when pressing Ctrl-Enter when there are no workspace
    * Remove error indicators in all documents when linking (#1705374).
    * Sort symbol list tags also by line number (#1703575).
    * Fix #1717418, Hang on SQL file load.
    * Fix #1718532 - Crash when opening a special HTML file.
    * Add workaround for PHP closing brace de-indenting.
    * Fix reloading of read-only documents.

    Project Management:
    * Add keybinding to show project properties dialog.
    * Add project Run command support.
    * Run Make All and Make Custom from the project base directory.

    Custom Global Tags:
    * Update C global tags for GTK+ 2.10 and it's dependencies.
    * Add option --generate-tags (-g) to generate a global tags file
      from a list of source files (see docs).
    * Load global tag files stored in ~/.geany/tags at startup #.
    * Add Load Tags command in the File menu #.
    # This is not supported for Pascal, PHP or LaTeX files yet.

    Calltips (for C-like files):
    * Show up and down arrows when there are multiple calltip matches.
    * Show classname in calltips.
    * Parse pointers in function return type.
    * Add calltip support for D constructors.

    Other changes:
    * Parse 'Entering directory' Make messages so opening files from
      error messages works for subdirectories (thanks to Josef Whiter).
    * Make Go to Tag Definition/Declaration work for all tags.
    * Support filetype templates for all filetypes (see docs).
    * Make file header optional for filetype templates.
    * Add 'Find Selected' and 'Find Prev Selected' search commands and
      keybindings (thanks to Jeff Pohlmeyer).
    * Add Mark button to the Find dialog, and a Remove Markers item to
      the Document menu.
    * Add 'Recurse in subfolders' and 'Extra options' checkboxes to the
      Find in Files dialog.
    * Add 'Switch to last used document' keybinding (Ctrl-Tab).
    * Add Goto Previous/Next Marker keybindings (Ctrl-, and Ctrl-.).
    * Add Toggle Marker keybinding (Ctrl-M).
    * Add keybinding for construct completion, and set the default to
    * Add MimeType associatiations for: C++ header, Pascal, Perl,
      Python, httpd-PHP and XML files (thanks to Iñaki Rodriguez).
    * Add brace indenting support for Perl and Tcl.
    * Make backspace unindent when using spaces for indentation.
    * Wrap notebook pages when switching tabs.
    * Speed up loading multiple C-like files slightly.
    * New filetypes: JavaScript, Lua and Haskell.
    * Set several widget names to allow users to define custom styles
      in .gtkrc-2.0.
    * Add context actions to run custom commands on current selection
      or the current word below cursor.
    * Add different auto indention modes.
    * Improve replacing in rectangle selections.
    * Add custom commands to send selected text through some definable
      commands and replace the selection with the output.
    * Add command line option --column to allow setting the initial
      column for the first opened file on command line.
    * Improve the auto scrolling of documents.
    * Improve loading of the VTE library.
    * Add an option for using spaces or tabulators when inserting some
    * Add an option to disable Drag'n'Drop in the editor widget.

    * Add Project Management, Global Tags, Construct Completion
    * Add Bookmarks section (thanks to John Gabriele).
    * Update Filetype Templates, Search sections.

    * New translations: bg.
    * Updated translations: ca, cs, de, es, fr, zh_CN.

Geany 0.10.2 (February 25, 2007)

    Bugs fixed:
    * Fixed serious crash of complete X session when using the Stop
      command when Geany is run from the program menu (closes #1668017).

Geany 0.10.1 (February 23, 2007)

    Bugs fixed:
    * Wrong tab foreground colour for unmodified documents.
    * Fixed crashes when closing dialogs by clicking X on some systems.
    * Fixed missing global tags for C files when a C++ source file was
      loaded first.
    * Fixed autocompletion missing tag matches.
    * Fixed a wrong PASCAL autocompletion.
    * Set single undo action when toggling multiple lines or stripping
      trailing spaces.
    * Prevent some possible invalid memory reads.
    * Convert config, application and documentation dir paths to locale
      encoding before using it.
    * Fixed errors when changing directories containing special
      characters within the VTE component (thanks to Jeff Pohlmeyer).
    * Support newer so-names when loading the VTE library (thanks to
      Jeff Pohlmeyer).
    * Fixed paste problems on Windows.
    * When using Save As the returned filename needs to be converted
      into UTF-8.
    * Fixed error when parsing of compiler errors by the va_list system.
    * Added MimeType entry as suggested by Nick Schermer.
    * LaTeX parser: Allow \section*{} and other commands with *.
    * Change default keybinding for Close All to Ctrl-Shift-W.
    * Allow Make for files with no extension - prevent Build when the
      output filename would be the same as the source file.
    * Ensure the VTE visual settings are applied when switching to VTE
      when the Message Window is hidden.
    * Fixed several issues while opening files and improved code.
    * Improved the auto scrolling of documents and fixed a bug when
      opening files remotely.
    * Fixed wrong D function return type after a class definition.
    * Added several missing style types for filetype Perl (thanks to
      John Gabriele for reporting).
    * Prevent right click in Symbol list from selecting a tag.
    * Update the symbol list when starting a new document.
    * Scroll Compiler and Messages window in view when using Next Error
      or Next Message.
    * Auto close brackets only when auto completion of constructs is
      enabled (closes #1665015).
    * Fixed switching to the wrong tab when showing the unsaved dialog.

    * New translations: fi (thanks to Harri Koskinen).
    * Updated translations: cs, de, es, fr, hu.

Geany 0.10 (December 21, 2006)

    * Added a dialog to insert HTML special characters.
    * Added new command line option --line to set the initial line for
      the first opened file.
    * Implemented new, own Undo system to undo/redo encoding changes.
    * Added simple parser for filetype Diff to create tags for each
      patched file in a diff file.
    * Added new encoding "None" to open files without any character
    * Added Stop button to abort the Run command.
    * New filetype VHDL.
    * New scintilla lexer for filetype D with several improvements.
    * Improved auto completion of multi line comments
    * Added option to execute programs in the VTE instead of executing
      them in a terminal emulation window
    * Removed the limit on the number of files open.
    * Save the build includes and arguments when quitting.
    * Added Next Message search command and Next Error build command.
    * Make search bar automatically wraparound if necessary.
    * Applied patch from Bob Doan to prevent unnecessary search
      scrolling and add a preference to suppress some of the search
    * Added Find Previous, Find All in Document/Session buttons for the
      Find dialog.
    * Added Replace (but don't Find) button for the Replace dialog.
    * Added 'Hide Message Window' popup menu command.
    * Added Alt-[1-9] shortcuts to switch to a certain tab number.
    * Limit search dialog history to 30 entries.
    * Change python default compile command to create a compiled
      python .pyc file (thanks to Bajusz Tamás).

    Windows changes:
    * Fix #1611530 'file has changed' message on Windows after saving.
    * Fixed wrong paste behaviour under Windows with some applications.

    Bugs fixed:
    * Fixed crash when using "Make object" on new files.
    * Fixed incompatible use of read command in the created shell
      script to execute programs.
    * Fixed wrong insert position when the cursor was moved by keyboard
      and comments, includes or a date was inserted.
    * Fixed some segfaults when inserting comments, dates and
      includes at a position prior to some deleted text.
    * Fix message window horizontal scrollbar being too tall on some
      systems (thanks to Rob van der Linde).

    * New translations: fr, hu, it, zh_CN, zh_TW.
    * Updated translations: be, ca, cs, de, es, vi.

Geany 0.9 (September 29, 2006)

    * Added function calltips for files open in the current workspace
      for C-like languages.
    * Open a second instance by default when starting Geany with no
      filenames specified on the command-line.
    * Added better error message support for D, for both DMD and GDC;
      also GCC-style linker error messages are now parsed.
    * Text selections now use syntax highlighting foreground colours
      (but can still be overridden in filetypes.common).
    * Find in Files improvements: fixed string and whole word only
      matching options; a directory selector dialog; filenames passed
      to Grep are now sorted alphabetically.
    * Remember the VTE current directory at startup.
    * Show the messages window on build failure or for Find Usage.
    * Added -s command-line option to not load session files (-i is now
      used to force a new instance).
    * Added comment toggle functionality to easily comment and
      uncomment a line with one shortcut.
    * Separated filetypes PHP and HTML for better usage.
    * New filetypes: Diff, Fortran 77 and Ferite.
    * Added auto completion tags for PASCAL.
    * Improved VTE usage by adding options for selecting the used shell
      and ignoring menu bar accelerator (default F10).
    * Added menu items to insert configurable date/time strings.
    * Removed the whole FIFO code and replaced it with support for
      (Unix Domain) Sockets(including Windows support).

    Windows changes:
    * Implemented Run command (from the build menu) under Windows.
    * Enabled socket code on Windows to detect a running instance.
    * Enabled notification if file on disk has changed under Windows.

    Bugs fixed:
    * Fixed a segfault at startup if terminal follow path setting is
    * Fixed clicking on error messages being dependent on the current
      file's directory.
    * Fixed a bug when clicking on a recent file got the wrong
    * Fixed a crash when a compiler output reports an error in a blank
      line(can happen in LaTeX)
    * Fixed a crash when switching between several filetypes.
    * Fixed segfault when replacing tabs by spaces.

    * New translations: cs, nl, vi.
    * Updated translations: de, es.

Geany 0.8 (August 09, 2006)

        * Find in files feature added which uses the Grep tool.
        * Added Make object command to compile using the Make tool.
        * Editor notebook tabs can now be reordered by drag and drop.
        * Added support for back references when using regex replace.
        * Added a Find button to the Replace dialog to skip matches.
        * Greatly improved the speed of Replace all/in selection.
        * Scroll to 1/4 of the view when jumping to a line number.
        * Show messages on the status bar and in the Status window.
        * Preferences options for Auto-indentation and Line wrapping.
        * Use the mouse click position for Go to tag.
        * Added separate filetype_extensions.conf system file.
        * Added makefiles for building on Windows.
        * Added keyboard shortcuts for increase/decrease of line
        * Added functionality to uncomment code.
        * Encoding support
        * Added support for Unicode Byte-Order-Mark (BOM)
        * Redesigned preferences dialog.
        * Added Undo and Redo toolbar buttons.
        * New filetype: D
        * Added simple printing support.
        * Mark errors while compiling source code within Geany with
          indicators(small squiggly underlines)

        Bugs fixed:
        * Use the full path for files opened from the command-line.
        * Fixed saving a file from the unsaved file dialog.
        * Fixed replacing with regexes the correct matched text length.
        * Fixed applying virtual terminal widget settings at startup.
        * Fixed prepending items to the Recent files menu.
        * Fixed clipboard commands used in the find entry and Scribble.
        * Fixed wrong interpretation of syntax highlighting colours
        * And some more.

        Windows bugs fixed:
        * Don't add .c extension when saving with the All files filter.
        * Fixed a tool chooser dialog crash when path doesn't exist.
        * Fixed locale problems with Windows message dialogs.

        * New translations: be, es, pt_BR, ru.
        * Updated translations: ca, de, pl.

        * Added Scintilla keyboard commands for editing appendix.
        * Improved search section; added all find and go to commands.
        * Added section about character sets.

Geany 0.7 (June 04, 2006)

        * user-definable keyboard shortcuts
        * filetype definition files can be overridden in Geany's
          configuration directory (please see documentation)
        * added filetypes Ruby and Tcl/Tk
        * improved build system (for Perl, Python, Ruby and others)
        * loading of Virtual Terminal Emulation can be disabled in the
          preferences dialog
        * new menu item "Search" with Find items from Edit menu and new
          item "Find Previous"
        * fixed the bug which let Geany crash with newer GTK versions
        * improved documentation: added documentation for keyboard
          shortcuts, the build system and filetype definition files
        * new translations: Catalan and Polish
        * many small improvements
        * fixed lots of bugs (please see ChangeLog for details)

Geany 0.6 (April 30, 2006)

        * added option to place new file tabs to the right or left of
          the tab list
        * improved file open dialog
        * improved scrolling of the compiler output window
        * rewrote most of the code for compiling files, now all
          settings are read from filetype definition files
        * now, you can drag files from a file manager into Geany and
          they will be opened
        * improved handling of filenames which contain non-UTF8 chars
        * added user-definable comment characters to all filetype
          definition files
        * implemented folding
        * added file properties dialog
        * improved search and find dialogs
        * Geany now creates a FIFO, to communicate between different
          instances for opening files in an already running instance
        * added filetypes SQL and (O)Caml
        * many small improvements
        * fixed lots of bugs, including #1419473, #1422135, #1421776
          and #1441359
        * for more details read the ChangeLog

Geany 0.5 (January 27, 2006)

        * set the Open File dialog directory to the same directory as
          the current file (thanks to Nick Treleaven for this patch)
        * fixed some bugs when opening files with non UTF-8 filenames
        * updated included Scintilla to version 1.67
        * improved auto indention, now "for (...) {" works, too
        * added popup menu to sidebar lists, to quickly hide them
        * symbol list support for filetypes LaTeX and DocBook
        * added .cc, .hh and .hxx extension for filetype C++
        * added new keywords for PHP5
        * added new option "Beep on errors" to disable beeping
        * eliminated compiler (gcc4) warnings
        * closed bug #1387828 and #1387839
        * fixed lots of bugs (please see ChangeLog for details)

Geany 0.4 (December 21, 2005)

        * new filetype: Assembler
        * new filetype: Conf for configuration files
        * added a terminal emulation widget, needs only libvte.so at
          runtime, but it also runs without it, see documentation
        * made some general improvements to increase startup speed
        * changed "build with make" keyboard shortcut to Shift+F9 to
          avoid problems with window managers key bindings
        * added auto-closing [ and { brackets in LaTex-Mode
        * improved documentation, but it is not yet complete
        * improved the symbol list to categorise the tags in a tree
        * some new options in the preferences dialog
        * added popup menu to the list of open files
        * there are lots of other small changes made since last release
        * some bugfixes (please see ChangeLog for details)

Geany 0.3 (November 20, 2005)

        * Geany now has a mailing list, for details see
        * added open files list in the left treeview widget
        * added toolbar button to open the color chooser
        * heavily improved recent files menu
        * added shortcut for "walking" between open documents by
          pressing STRG+LEFT resp. STRG+RIGHT
        * created template files for new files with specified filetype
        * added highlighting support for Python (please give feedback)
        * extracted all hardcoded styling definitions for all filetypes
          so they can be easily edited
        * added vertical line to mark long lines
        * fixed a bug that caused a segfault if configuration directory
          could not created
        * fixed a bug which prevented auto-completion from working
        * many minor bugfixes (see ChangeLog for details)

Geany 0.2 (October 26, 2005)

        * improved file open dialog
        * improved Find dialog
        * powerful Replace dialog
        * gcc4 compilation fix
        * minor bugfixes

Geany 0.1 (October 19, 2005)

        * first official release

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